Saturday, October 1st, 2016

 

30 Days of Godzilla – Day 20: Coolest Incarnation of MechaGodzilla and Godzilla vs. MechaGodzilla (1993) Review

30 Days of Godzilla: Day 20: Coolest Incarnation of MechaGodzilla: I like them all, I think they all have a unqiue and cool design and purpose that each one feels too different to say one is cooler than the other. I love the Showa era’s menacing alien robot of destruction, I love the Heisei era’s mechanized protector who is there only real chance at stopping Godzilla, and I love Kiryu from the Millennium era, which feels like a mixture of Showa’s destructiveness but also Heisei’s protectiveness. He’s a MechaGodzilla with theRead More


Ultraman Orb Episode 1 – The Sunset Wanderer Review

Friday, July 8, 2016, Crunchyroll began to simulcast Tsuburaya Productions newest installment and commemoration to the 50th Anniversary in the Ultra franchise, Ultraman Orb. The series stars Kamen Rider Den-O’s Hideo Ishiguro (Kai) as Gai Kurenai/ Ultraman Orb, who is out to defeat the Demon King Beasts and stop his archenemy Jugglus Juggler played by Takaya Aoyagi. However unlike previous Ultras, Ultraman Orb uses the past Ultras’ powers combining them through Ultra Cards to obtain new forms. Summary: The episode opens up with either a flashback, or foreshadowing event whereRead More


Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger – Episode 30 Review

Despite the Gokaigers having left at the end of the previous episode, this is essentially the third part of a four-parter as the search for Cube Whale continues. This episode immediately grabbed my attention with the longer-than-usual pre-title sequence which set up the mystery brilliantly. Going from the Zyuohgers attempting to find Cube Whale to hearing about it in the newspaper to Bunglay hearing the same thing was a really smooth transition, and Bunglay reading the memories of the TV news crew he’d just killed was a fantastic use ofRead More